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2 Houses for Rent in Arcos De San Miguel/ Atascadro Area

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,020 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wireless Internet

Overview

About the property

Casa Gilberto, 2 BR, 2.5 Baths(Sleeps 4)+ Dona Maria, 1 BR, 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 2)

TWO HOUSES FOR RENT

Our rates $1200 per week for CASA GILBERTO, the two bedroom house and $890 per week for CASA DONNA MARIA, the one bedroom house. We accept PAYPAL. Maximum occupancy is 4 persons. The two houses are on our property at 23 Fuentes, in Arcos de San Miguel/Atascadero in the beautiful and elegant Atascadero area; just a few minutes’ walk from the center of town. The charming rental houses within the confines of this enclosed property have been totally renovated and feature secure parking behind controlled gates.

Casa Gilberto includes a private outdoor dining patio with fountain as well as a lovely seating and barbeque area within the larger garden.

This spacious house offers two bedrooms, each with Juliet balconies overlooking the gardens. There two large full bathrooms features a walk-in shower and Mexican hand painted ceramic decorative accents.

The main level is a wonderful light-filled area which includes an inviting living room, full kitchen, spacious dining room, separate reading-office area and half bath. French doors line the facade of the rooms and provide easy access and lovely views to the beautiful garden.

Located in the center of the first floor, the gas log fireplace, both decorative and functional, provides a beautiful addition to the living and dining areas. In the living room, two seating areas are furnished for your comfort and enjoyment. The dining room, which seats 6 for dinner, has easy access to the well equipped, custom built kitchen. The private patio, accessible through French doors in the dining room, provides a lovely courtyard view from both the dining room and kitchen. A third bath is on the main level. New car entrance and large nine foot fountain in the garden,

Casa Donna Maria, with its 22 foot arched window, boasts a spectacularly light and airy interior. This is a charming place to spend your time in San Miguel.

This newly constructed property provides a wonderful feeling of spaciousness with many areas where one may slip away and enjoy a few moments of solitude. The streamlined kitchen with solid cherry cabinets and stainless steel appliances includes a state of the art dishwasher and six-burner stove.

The dining table, with seating for six, sits beneath a three star, Moravian chanda lier.

The upper level, accessed by a custom-built circular staircase, contains a well appointed king-sized bed, a charming painted Mexican bureau and an antique armoire. The lovely bath, with walk-in shower, has a fourteen foot high ceiling.

The sleeping loft on the third level contains a pewter and brass style single trundle bed which makes into a double for overnight guests. This is a great space for reading, or working at the computer.

There is a private garden with a seating area where one may enjoy a few private hours of relaxation.

We are a fifteen minute walk to the restaurants, shops and sites in Centro and around the Jardin. The wonderful botanical garden and Tuesday market are closer still. ( If you are an avid birdwatcher, one of our guests recently recorded seventy-two different kinds of birds at the Jardin Botanico during a three day period.) Weekly maid service, phone and cable TV, wireless internet and utilities are included. Wonderful property manager just doors away. Entry to the property is through electronic gates with secure parking.

Rates: Extended rates upon request.

SPECIAL SUMMER RATES: Upon request

CONTACT:

PERRY & DONNA PRATT

More Details

Owner
Perry
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2016

About Perry

Donna and I purchased this property which needed renovation. We have completed the work and now it is time to enjoy San Miguel. We have been in the property rental business for all of our 48 years of marriage. We love to entertain our guests with stories of local interest and explain about the city. You will find us in the garden and requesting you join us for a beverage

Perry purchased this townhome in 2008

Why Perry chose San Miguel de Allende

Both Casa Dona Maria and Casa Gilberto offer visitors to San Miguel beautifully furnished homes with private outdoor areas set among stunning gardens. This will be your home away from home, welcoming you back after busy days of touring the exceptional offerings of our wonderful city.

Located just minutes from busy Centro Historico, these lovely, quiet homes offer guests to San Miguel the best of both worlds.

What makes this townhome unique

Very quite and secure neighborhood. Lovely residential area within a short walk of the downtown area. The Atascadero area is just a few minutes from the restaurants, shops, events and art galleries in Centro Historico.

Many guests also enjoy hiking in the nearby botanical gardens set in a uniquely beautiful ravine extending over 200 acres. This area is within walking distance of Casa Gilberto and Casa Dona Maria.

The residences and streets surrounding our rental homes are among the most beautiful of San Miguel de Allende. Our wonderful location allows for quiet enjoyment of private outdoor areas where guests feel at home during their stay.

For those wishing to travel with friends or extended family, one has the option of renting both homes.

Guestbook comments from the owner

It can be a little intimidating traveling alone, but I felt immediately comfortable when I arrived at 23 Fuentes and was welcomed warmly by Perry and Donna. They have created a very private and lovely spot in San Miguel. It's far enough from Centro to be quiet but close enough to be a 15 minute walk on San Miguel's lovely cobblestoned streets. I can't say enough about what great hosts Perry and Donna were during my stay in March 2012. A lovely bowl of fruit awaited me when I arrived, along with everything for breakfast (actually a fridge full of goodies that lasted through my stay.) They made helpful suggestions for things to see and do and extended a warm invite to cocktails in the evening. They helped me get a real feel for San Miguel. I am already looking forward to the next opportunity to stay with Donna and Perry in SMa!
Jan 2013
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Amenities

Atascadero Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1020 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • newly renovated with nice details
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • tennis
Notes:
Extensive gardens and shaded patios. Very peaceful and safe.

Reviews

5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

2 Houses for Rent in Arcos De San Miguel/ Atascadro Area
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
alexandria VA.
5

A PERFECT 10

  • 5 of 5

When we voiced a preference for a secluded and charming "hacienda" for our second visit to San Miguel, a friend suggested we contact Perry and Donna. What a good friend; not only was the quiet location a few minutes from the center city ideal, the lodging itself and the first class treatment extended by our hosts exceeded every expectation. A wonderfully furnished, gated home with private manicured garden provided the perfect balance of relaxation and access to the many charms of lovely Sam Miguel. The Pratt's have seasoned in San Miguel for years and seem to know everyone. This was a tremendous benefit, because they pointed us to the best restaurants, galleries and shops, and frequently served as guide on our explorations. Although we liked our hotel on our first visit, for value and for intimate personal memories of a special time and place, Hacienda Pratt offers a truly special experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoy meeting new guests and hope they will be our new friends. Over the past 40 years we have met so many great guests and many of whom we still say in touch with.. San Miguel is such a joy.
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Potomac, Maryland
5

Great value and great hosts!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I rented Casa Donna Maria for a week in late October. We were there on the Day of the Dead which is a time of celebration and costumes. The town itself has many art galleries, interesting shops, and good places to eat. It has a charming central square overlooking by a cathedral. Our lodgings were excellent and it was a short walk from our lodgings to town center. Our hosts, Donna and Perry, were exceptionally gracious. They gave us guidance as to how to explore the area and actually took us to a botanical garden and some fine restaurants. I can't imagine better hosts-- and we have travelled all over the world. The Pratts have created a wonderful place to stay and make a stay in San Miguel something special.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It's a Gem!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I rented Casa Gilberto for the month of February 2015 and couldn't have been happier with our choice. The 2-bedroom home was everything we wanted and had everything we needed. The gardens are lovely. The Pratts (who live next door) are outstanding hosts, welcoming, available as needed, and ever helpful. We enjoyed our daily walk to the centre of town (El Jardin) whick took about 15 minutes, all downhill. After a few days of adjusting to the altitude (SMA is over 5000 feet above sealevel), I started to enjoy the walk back up as well. For those not inclined, taxis to anywhere in San Miguel cost a very affordable 35 pesos. SMA itself is a wonderful place, so much to do, and no need for a car. We warmly recommend Casa Gilberto based on experience, as well as the 2nd smaller property based on looks.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A perfect place to relax.

  • 5 of 5

When my husband and I look for places to rent, our number one requirement is to have a peaceful outdoor area to sit and relax from the day's activities and enjoy a cocktail; the Pratts have succeeded! We've only stayed in one of the homes but it could not have been prettier or a more comfortable place to stay. And most important of all, the Pratts are the very most perfect hosts one could possibly wish for; they are there for you! They do everything they possibly can to make one feel comfortable and they treated us like family. They even invited us to join in with them, their other renters, and their personal guests for a drink out on their patio. We love it so much at Casa las Fuentes that we've already made plans to return and stay again with them this winter.”

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Dec 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Leon (BJX)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Hank's New Orleans Oyster Bar
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Golf Club Malanquin
Car: not necessary

Organized tours of the botanical garden for the extensive plant coolection and very fine bird watching. One guest recorded 73 birds in two days.

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Rates & Availability

Atascadero Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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7 night minimum stay
$900
$2,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $300

discount of 10% for month stay, refund policy on lease

50% with booking balance 90 days prior to reservation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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